State Bank of India (SBI) is going to conduct examination for its recruitment for the post of Probationary Officers (SBI PO 2018) for a total of 2000 vacancies.
The examination will be held in three phases i.e. Preliminary Examination, Main Examination and Group Exercise & Interview. The Preliminary Exam is scheduled on 1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018. Details of the exam are as under:
Practice the questions so as to familiarize yourself with the pattern of questions to be asked in the exam.
Directions: In the passage given below there are 5 blanks. Every blank has four alternative words given in options (A),(B),(C), and (D). You have to tell which word is APPROPRIATE according to the context. If all are appropriate then mark your answer as “E”.
The (1) delay by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) in closing the National Stock Exchange colocation facility case appears (2) to affect the credibility of the entire stock market ecosystem. With the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) suspecting that some SEBI officials may have received bribes for making regulations that were (3) to OPG Securities, the broker who was primarily responsible for engineering the irregularity, time is running out for the regulator. Unless it passes an order soon, there could be (4) cast on the reasons behind the delay. Eyebrows are already being raised about the manner in which the regulator has been dragging its feet on a matter that first came to light in 2015. That’s when a whistleblower (5) that a handful of brokers were logging in to the NSE’s colocation servers ahead of the others, enabling speedier execution of their automated algo trades.
moderateinordinateinadequatetemperateAll are CorrectOption B
aptslightsetseemAll are CorrectOption C
conduciveadversebanefulinimicalAll are CorrectOption A
assentspraisesconsentsaspersionsAll are CorrectOption D
disguisedrevealedprivycloakedAll are CorrectOption B
- I need to BONE UP ON my French grammar for the test.
blightedadulteraterefinevitiateAll are CorrectOption C
Study hard for a goal or reason.
- I BOTCHED UP the whole project and it had to be cancelled.
failbunglerecoilabortAll are CorrectOption B
Ruin or spoil something.
- You should BRACE UP and stop worrying.
dispersedeteriorateenlivenenervateAll are CorrectOption C
Feel more confident or optimistic about something.
- No one thought she’d manage to do it, but she BROUGHT it OFF in the end.
restrictfetchaccomplishdampenAll are CorrectOption C
Succeed with something difficult.
- You had better BUCK your ideas UP, or you’ll fail the course.
depressfortifychastendismayAll are CorrectOption B
Smarten up, improve
Directions: Which of the WORD A, B, C, and D given below DEFINES the phrase printed in Capital letters in the sentence. If all defines the phrase then mark E as the answer.